The Youth Red Cross is the most important constituent of its mother organization, Indian Red Cross. It is a group movement organized at the initial stages for students between 18 and 25 years of age within the colleges. A qualified lecturer is recognized as the leader and he is called the Programme Officer under his guidance, the students are trained and encouraged to manage the affairs of the group, electing their own office-bearers. YRC in Easwari Engineering College was established in the academic year 2002-2003 as per the orders of the Government of Tamil Nadu.
Main Objectives of Youth Red Cross
- To inculcate in the Youth of our country.
- An awareness on the care of their own health and that of others.
- The understanding and acceptance of civic responsibilities and acting accordingly with humanitarian concern, to fulfill the same.
- To enable the growth and development of a spirit of service and sense of duty with dedication and devotion in the minds of youth.
- To foster better friendly relationship with all without any discrimination.
The mission of the Indian Red Cross is to inspire, encourage and initiate at all times all forms of humanitarian activities so that human sufferings can be minimized and even prevented and this contribute to create climate for peace
ASSISTANT PROGRAMME OFFICER
Office bearers of Youth Red Cross Unit (2017-2018)
|1||Dr.S.Elangovan||Physics||Associate Professor||Programme officer (odd sem)|
|2||Mr. R. Saravanan||Physics||Associate Professor||Programme Officer (even sem)|
|3||Mrs. R. Dharanya||CSE||Assistant Professor||Assistant Programme Officer|
|5||Jeshwanth Kopparthy||MECH||Third||Vice President|
|6||Aravind Kanna K J||MECH||Final||Secretary|
|7||Apoorva V||EIE||Third||Joint Secretary|
|8||Dhava Sidharth Prem S P||MECH||Third||Treasurer|
|9||Madhunika S||CIVIL||Second||Joint Treasurer|
|10||Sivaneshan N||EIE||Third||Creative Head|
|11||Banu Prakash S||CIVIL||Second||Event Manager|
|12||Trisha S||CIVIL||Second||Event Manager|
|14||Arun Kumar M||CSE||Third||PRO|
|16||Sanjay S||CSE||Third||Chief Editor|
|17||Karan S||MECH||Third||Managing Editor|
|18||Arun Subbiah M||EEE||Third||Director of External Affairs|
|20||Devanand A||Auto||Third||Director of Relief Measures|
|21||Rohith Krishnan R S||ECE||Second||Blood Donor Officer|
|22||Deepika T M S||EIE||Second||Blood Donor Officer|
Events Conducted (2017– 2018)
|S.NO||EVENT NAME||DATE||PAGE NO.|
|1||Food Donation Camp||09.07.2017||4|
|2||Tree plantation in Park||16.07.2017||5|
|3||Tree Plantation in Government School||19.07.2017||7|
|4||Park event- First Aid Awareness||06.08.2017||8|
|5||“Alertathon” Marathon Volunteering||08.08.2017||10|
|6||Old Age Home Visit||08.08.2017||11|
|7||Installation of YRC Office Bearers||20.09.2017||12|
|8||Human chain formation - awareness about road safety||23.01.2018||13|
|9||"Project papers"- An orphanage visit||28.01.2018||14|
|10||Blood donation drive||21.02.2018||16|
|11||Mission crusader 2k18||25.03.2018||18|
|1||Old Age Home visit, Paraniputur “Little drops”||12.07.2014|
|2||Awareness programme on Road Safety among the public, Ramapuram||11.8.2014 to 15.08.2014|
|3||Awareness programme about the harmful consequences due to usage of mobile phone among students.||22.07.2014 to 16.07.2014|
|4||Visited orphanage home “ Sri Sakthi Saradha peedam”||16.08.2014|
|5||Besant Nagar beach cleaning programme||13.09.2014|
|6||YRC volunteers attended seminar on Road Safety at CEG , Anna University, Chennai||07.01.2015|
|7||Visited St.Antony’s Nursery & Primary School, KK Nagar||10.01.2015|
|8||YRC Volunteers participated in human chain conducted by election commission regarding voting rights for public on national voters day||25.01.2015|